It is as impossible for a man to be cheated by any one but himself, as for a thing to be and not to be at the same time.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
England, an old and exhausted island, must one day be contented, like other parents, to...
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
Wherever there is power there is age.
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel...
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
A great man is always willing to be little.
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
The years teach much which the days never know.
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in...
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
I dont know what to do or where to turn in this taxation matter. Somewhere...
Taxation: how the sheep are shorn